According to a local newspaper's investigation, "The Hurricane Sandy Relief Foundation" has raised $1 million dollars. However, the organization is not registered, is not tax exempt and has $800,000 in their account.
New Jersey First Lady Mary Pat Christie announced today that U2 front man Bono will join the Hurricane Sandy New Jersey Relief Fund's Honorary Advisory Board. NBC Nightly News anchor and New Jersey native Brian Williams has signed today too.
Six days after the President signed into law the Disaster Relief Appropriations Act of 2013, the U.S. Department of Transportation has announced the availability of $2 billion for public transit equipment and facilities that were damaged by Superstorm Sandy.